Tonsil surgery is a quick surgical procedure that’s performed under anaesthetic. The operation can be performed in two ways: Either the whole tonsil is removed, which is most common in the event of repeated throat infections, or only the protruding … Read more »
The tonsils are a part of the body’s immune system. They are located on either side of the throat and are made up of lymphatic tissue. There’s no evidence to suggest that tonsil surgery can affect the risk of developing … Read more »
The operation is performed under anaesthetic. During the operation, the tonsils are removed through the mouth. There’s usually only a small amount of bleeding, but any bleeding is carefully stopped during the operation.
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